Have you got an antiques.co.uk seller account?

Login forgotten password
search now
    Antiques You Tube Account

    Find Us On Facebook

    Instagram

    featured item

    £9,134.51

    french mirror 1860 gilded Read more

    US1 Exports

    Period Homes & Interiors

    chests

    Chests are an item of furniture primarily used for storage, occasionally containing a series of drawers.

    Showing items 1 - 25 of 75
    • LARGE ANTIQUE PINE DOME TOP CHEST C.1880

      LARGE ANTIQUE PINE DOME TOP CHEST C.1880

      pinefinders old pine furniture, aylesbury, united kingdom

      A very large 19th century pine chest, dating from around c.1880, in very nice condition throughout. Original carrying handles each side, and original candle box inside the chest. Recently stripped to the bare wood, ready...

      £367.00

      view details
    • Antique Coffer, Large, English Oak, Joined Chest, Charles II Trunk, Circa 1685

      Antique Coffer, Large, English Oak, Joined Chest, Charles II Trunk, Circa 1685

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 11.3163

      This is an antique coffer, a late 17th century, English oak, joined chest. A Charles II trunk dating to circa 1685.

      • Substantial oak chest displaying rich, dark colour
      • Pegged joint construction with grain interest throughout
      • Triple panel chest with a desirable aged patina
      • Reciprocating carved guilloche to the front rails, stiles and muntins
      • Moulded detail to the plain field panels
      • Shield, iron lock escutcheon, key absent
      • Slab top over three-panel front and back, two-panel ends
      • Raised on extended stiles to useful height of 69cm (27.25 inches)
      • Hinged lid lifts, offering voluminous storage within and featuring a candle box

      A super antique coffer from the late 17th century. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 120cm (47.25'')
      Max Depth: 57cm (22.5'')
      Max Height: 69cm (27.25'')

      Buy it now direct from the dealer here:
      Antique Coffer, Large, English Oak, Joined Chest, Charles II Trunk, Circa 1685

      £695.00

      view details
    • Victorian Teak Two Part Military Chest of Drawers

      Victorian Teak Two Part Military Chest of Drawers

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1860, original mid-Victorian teak two-part military chest with brass corners, straps, carrying handles, inset campaign drawer handles and ebony escutcheons. All supported on turned feet. Stock No. 27988

      £2,400.00

      view details
    • C19 CAMPAIGN CAMPHOR TRUNK

      C19 CAMPAIGN CAMPHOR TRUNK

      antique & decorative, london, united kingdom

      Brass bound well figured camphorwood , the lift up top revealing makers label, carrying handles to the side and retaining original shipping labels.

      £1,180.00

      view details
    • A FINE 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN COMMODE

      A FINE 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN COMMODE

      ebury trading, london, united kingdom

      A fine Russian three drawer commode in mahogany, with gilt wood and ebony detail and brass banding throughout. The gilt bronze escutcheons are of good quality, each drawer having its own lock. The top of...

      £6,500.00

      view details
    • AN EMPIRE COMMODE

      AN EMPIRE COMMODE

      ebury trading, london, united kingdom

      A French, First Empire commode of good quality. In flame mahogany, comprising four drawers, profusely decorated with gilt – bronze mounts, with detailed gilt bronze lion paw feet and a Belgian fossil marble top. c.1810...

      £2,400.00

      view details
    • A FRENCH 18TH CENTURY COMMODE

      A FRENCH 18TH CENTURY COMMODE

      ebury trading, london, united kingdom

      An 18th Century French provincial walnut commode, with serpentine front and five drawers. The original handles in gilt bronze, overall with a great patina. c.1780 Measures: 126cm wide x 86cm high x 60cm deep Stock Code ET03195

      £3,200.00

      view details
    • Campaign Secretaire Chest by William Day and Son

      Campaign Secretaire Chest by William Day and Son

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1870, rare two-part campaign secretaire chest in figured mahogany with brass corners and strapping, inset military handles and patented Bramah locks stamped ‘Day and Son, 353 Strand, London’. The deep central secretaire drawer with...

      £3,800.00

      view details
    • Antique Shipwrights Chest, Victorian Coffer, English, Mid 19th Century, 1850

      Antique Shipwrights Chest, Victorian Coffer, English, Mid 19th Century, 1850

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.6004

      This is an antique shipwright's tool chest. An English, Victorian pine trunk dating to the mid 19th century, circa 1850. 

      • Crafted in antique pine displaying grain interest throughout
      • Good consistent colour and a desirable aged patina
      • Opening lid rests upon a stout bracket to the rear
      • Chest displays dovetail joinery at each corner and sits within a continuous plinth base
      • Featuring the original brass lock, key absent, and brass keyhole escutcheon
      • The generous internal chest hosts a suite of removable mahogany trays
      • Compartments are well suited to a variety of items – originally hosting a shipwright's tools
      • A pair of stout rope handles at the end for easy carriage

      A charming antique shipwright's chest with solid joints and construction. Delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 109.5cm (43'')
      Max Depth: 54.5cm (21.5'')
      Max Height: 48.5cm (19'')

      Internal Width: 100.5cm (39.5'')
      Internal Depth: 44.5cm (17.5'')
      Internal Height: 41cm (16.25'')

      Buy it now direct from the dealer here:
      Antique Shipwrights Chest, Victorian Coffer, English, Mid 19th Century, 1850

      £995.00

      view details
    • Small Antique Carriage Chest, Victorian, Metal Bound, Pine Trunk, Circa 1870

      Small Antique Carriage Chest, Victorian, Metal Bound, Pine Trunk, Circa 1870

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5995

      This is a small antique carriage chest. An English, Victorian, metal-bound pine trunk dating to the mid 19th century, circa 1870. 

      • Crafted in antique pine displaying grain interest throughout
      • Good consistent colour and a desirable aged patina
      • Of appealing, and unusual, diminutive proportions
      • Planked lid displays well featuring a moulded edge detail
      • Lifting on iron hinges to access storage space within
      • A brass keyhole plate to the front, lock untested as key absent
      • Benefiting from iron carry handles to either end
      • Original iron straps to corners for added strength
      • Protected by a continuous plinth base

      This charming small antique carriage chest offers English country appeal. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 46cm (18'')
      Max Depth: 32cm (12.5'')
      Max Height: 28cm (11'')

      Internal Width: 41cm (16.25'')
      Internal Depth: 26cm (10.25'')
      Internal Height: 25.5cm (10'')

      Buy it now direct from the dealer here:
      Small Antique Carriage Chest, Victorian, Metal Bound, Pine Trunk, Circa 1870

      £375.00

      view details
    • Victorian Mahogany Military Chest

      Victorian Mahogany Military Chest

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1870, Two-part Victorian mahogany military chest with brass strapping. The rectangular top in beautifully figured mahogany with brass corners over two short and three long drawers with inset military handles and mahogany liners all...

      £1,890.00

      view details
    • Large Antique Steamer Trunk, English, Edwardian, Leather, Travel Case Circa 1910

      Large Antique Steamer Trunk, English, Edwardian, Leather, Travel Case Circa 1910

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5905

      This is a large antique steamer trunk. An English, Edwardian, leather travelling case dating to the early 20th century, circa 1910. 

      • Huge character and appeal
      • Aged leather displaying desirable patina
      • Wear commensurate with age and use, some torn straps
      • Catch-plate clasp absent
      • Large and sturdy, would make a great side or coffee table
      • Featuring straps and buckles with carry handles to ends
      • Lid lifts to reveal English green lining, pouch to inside lid
      • Owner's initials 'S.J.W.' to one end
      • Original wooden skids and rollers to the bottom

          A fascinating antique steamer trunk, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

          Dimensions:
          Max Width: 88cm (34.75'')
          Max Depth: 52cm (20.5'')
          Max Height: 37cm (14.5'')

          Buy it now direct from the dealer here:
          Large Antique Steamer Trunk, English, Edwardian, Leather, Travel Case Circa 1910

          £495.00

          view details
        • 19th Century campaign chest

          19th Century campaign chest

          martlesham antiques, martlesham, united kingdom

          An extremely rare 19th Century Anglo Colonial padouk and brass inlaid desk / chest, the top folds over to reveal and black leather inset writing surface with gilt and blind tooled decoration, with three ebony...

          £7,350.00

          view details
        • SMALL OLD SWEDISH PINE CHEST TRUNK

          SMALL OLD SWEDISH PINE CHEST TRUNK

          pinefinders old pine furniture, aylesbury, united kingdom

          A small old Swedish pine dome top chest/trunk, in its original paintwork, dated 1837, and in very nice condition for its age. Inside you will find a small candle box inside, and the original strap...

          £247.00

          view details
        • Antique Dough Bin, French, Pine, Proving Chest, 19th Century and Later

          Antique Dough Bin, French, Pine, Proving Chest, 19th Century and Later

          london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

          Our Stock # 18.5783

          This is an antique dough bin. A French, pine, proving chest dating to the late 19th century and later. 

          • A dough bin in good order throughout
          • In stout stocks of pine displaying good colour
          • Attractive grain interest with a desirable aged patina
          • Rustic country kitchen appeal
          • Lift off planked top, displays well
          • Voluminous, clean storage within the canted trough
          • Raised on square section legs, splayed for stability
          • Offering useful storage within and a broad table top

          Unusual and practical antique dough bin. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

          Dimensions:
          Max Width: 80cm (31.5'')
          Max Depth: 50cm (19.75'')
          Max Height: 71.5cm (28.25'')

          Buy it now direct from the dealer here:
          Antique Dough Bin, French, Pine, Proving Chest, 19th Century and Later

          £725.00

          view details
        • Oak and Brass Bound Secretaire Campaign Chest

          Oak and Brass Bound Secretaire Campaign Chest

          georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

          Circa 1860, oak and brass bound secretaire campaign chest with the makers label to the top left hand drawer, “The Army & Navy Stores.” The rectangular, 2 piece chest has 2 short drawers and 1...

          £2,650.00

          view details
        • Antique Dough Bin, Large, French, Fruitwood, Proving Chest, Mid C19th Circa 1850

          Antique Dough Bin, Large, French, Fruitwood, Proving Chest, Mid C19th Circa 1850

          london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

          Our Stock # 18.5431

          This is an antique dough bin, a large French, fruitwood, proving chest dating to the mid 19th century, circa 1850.

          • Attractive honey tones to the fruitwood panels
          • Grain interest and a desirable aged patina
          • Of good proportion offering storage space within
          • Planked top with cleated ends
          • Hinged on original iron loop hinges
          • Offering voluminous storage space within
          • Solid side panels display well
          • Traditional pegged joints, robust and stable
          • Stout square section legs, the front ones featuring shaped feet

          A great French country antique dough bin. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

          Dimensions:
          Max Width: 135.5cm (53.25'')
          Max Depth: 61cm (24'')
          Max Height: 76cm (30'')

          Buy it now direct from the dealer here:
          Antique Dough Bin, Large, French, Fruitwood, Proving Chest, Mid C19th Circa 1850

          £1,295.00

          view details
        • Antique Sadeli Ware Box, Anglo-Indian, Jewellery, Late 19th Century

          Antique Sadeli Ware Box, Anglo-Indian, Jewellery, Late 19th Century

          london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

          Our Stock # 18.5829

          This is an antique Sadeli ware box. An Anglo-Indian jewellery box dating to the late 19th century, circa 1880. 

          • Beautifully crafted Sadeli ware box
          • Intricate geometric design
          • In earth tones
          • The domed lid dressed with a turned pull
          • Opening to reveal a scarlet red velvet interior
          • Ruched to the inside of the lid
          • Replaced lower strip to one side and minor losses

          A super example of a Sadeli ware box. Wear commensurate with age and careful use. Ready for the home.

          Dimensions:
          Max Width: 25.5cm (10'')
          Max Depth: 25.5cm (10'')
          Max Height: 6cm (2.25'')

          Buy it now direct from the dealer here:
          Antique Sadeli Ware Box, Anglo-Indian, Jewellery, Late 19th Century

          £395.00

          view details
        • LARGE GEORGIAN MULE CHEST

          LARGE GEORGIAN MULE CHEST

          pinefinders old pine furniture, aylesbury, united kingdom

          A tall, and larger than average, Georgian mule chest, in very good condition for its age. Original penny end strap hinges to the lid, and original small wooden knobs to the drawers. A solid, sturdy,...

          £427.00

          view details
        • Victorian Teak Secretaire Military Chest

          Victorian Teak Secretaire Military Chest

          georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

          Circa 1860, Victorian two-part teak military chest. The rectangular top with brass corners is over the brassbound chest with unusual brass carrying handles. There are four long drawers with a secretaire section to the top...

          £2,650.00

          view details
        • Mid 20th Century Burmese Chest, Blanket Box, Wooden Trunk, Circa 1940

          Mid 20th Century Burmese Chest, Blanket Box, Wooden Trunk, Circa 1940

          london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

          Our Stock # 18.5749

          This is a mid 20th century Burmese chest. A hard wood teak trunk contemporary to the Art Deco period, circa 1940. 

          • Of quality timber and craftsmanship
          • Attractive grain detail in a wax polished finish
          • Deep, rich tones and a desirable aged patina
          • Modestly decorated with paterae and pierced mounts
          • Delineated with mirrored rope twist bands to the lid and plinth
          • Carry handles to the ends and raised upon large ball feet
          • Beautifully shaped and pierced lock plates, key absent
          • The lid lifts on quality piano hinge to reveal voluminous storage within

          A delightful chest in mellow tones. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

          Dimensions:
          Max Width: 110cm (43.25'')
          Max Depth: 58cm (22.75'')
          Max Height: 67cm (26.5'')

          Buy it now direct from the dealer here:
          Mid 20th Century Burmese Chest, Blanket Box, Wooden Trunk, Circa 1940

          £1,495.00

          view details
        • Little alpine chest

          Little alpine chest

          antichità missaglia, albignasego, italy

          Original small Tyrolean chest, whose structure is entirely painted in deep blue. On the front two panels are embellished with bouquets of flowers. On the sides the decoration simulates the grain of the wood. This...

          £915.83

          view details
        • Antique Ottoman, Victorian Upholstered Chest c.1870

          Antique Ottoman, Victorian Upholstered Chest c.1870

          london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

          Our Stock # 12.1573

          This is an antique ottoman dating to the Victorian period c.1870. 

          • Classic sarcophagus shape influenced by the discoveries of the time
          • Hinged tilt top rises to reveal voluminous storage space within
          • Stuffed top over robust frame providing a firm, stable seat
          • Currently upholstered in floral fabric, ripe for recovering
          • Raised on original hollowed bun feet over wooden castors

          A super piece of furniture. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

          Dimensions:
          Max Width: 86.5cm (34'')
          Max Depth: 49.5cm (19.5'')
          Max Height: 48.25cm (19'')

          Buy it now direct from the dealer here:
          Antique Ottoman, Victorian Upholstered Chest c.1870

          £695.00

          view details
        • Stunning Solid Oak Blanket Box / Treasure Chest    (Very Large)

          Stunning Solid Oak Blanket Box / Treasure Chest (Very Large)

          rosedale antiques, southampton, united kingdom

          A superb example of a French solid oak treasure chest / blanket box circa 1890 . Featuring beautiful folding iron handles, main lid prop and internal compartment with drop lid. This is a very large...

          £575.00

          view details
        • Antique Coffer, Oak, Joined Chest, Three Panel Trunk, Early 18th Century c.1700

          Antique Coffer, Oak, Joined Chest, Three Panel Trunk, Early 18th Century c.1700

          london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

          Our Stock # 18.5757

          This is an antique coffer, an English oak, joined chest. An early 18th century three panel trunk dating to circa 1700.

          • Substantial oak chest displaying rich, dark colour
          • Joined construction with grain interest throughout
          • Displaying wisps of medullary rays and a desirable aged patina
          • Three panel construction to front, to and back, single to the ends
          • Muntins and stiles display modest moulded decoration
          • Iron lock plate, fastener and key absent
          • Lid opens on later, hand forged iron strap hinges
          • Voluminous, clean and tidy storage within

          A super antique coffer in English oak. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

          Dimensions:
          Max Width: 120cm (47.25'')
          Max Depth: 56cm (22'')
          Max Height: 61cm (24'')

          Buy it now direct from the dealer here:
          Antique Coffer, Oak, Joined Chest, Three Panel Trunk, Early 18th Century c.1700

          £985.00

          view details